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The Music Box (1932) Poster

(1932)

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Remake of 

Hats Off (1927) (Short)

Edited into 

Referenced in 

Scavenger Hunt (1979)
Pushing the piano upstairs
A Fine Mess (1986)
Spence and Dennis delivering the piano, and the short was an early inspiration for the film in general.
Perfect Strangers: Piano Movers (1988) (TV Episode)
Inspired by classic film.
Animaniacs: Useless Facts/The Senses/The World Can Wait/Kiki's Kitten (1993) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the "Rita and Runt" title sequence.
The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper: Rocket Booster/A Really Scary Casper Moment/Day of the Living Casper (1996) (TV Episode)
The scenario with the 2 piano movers in "Day of the Living Casper" is akin to Laurel and Hardy in The Music Box (1932).
Barbershop (2002)
Wizards of Waverly Place: Justin's New Girlfriend (2009) (TV Episode)
Justin and Harper boast about their familarity with the classic staircase scene
The Cinema Snob: Caligula: Part I (2010) (TV Episode)
Snob compares Caligula and Claudius to Laurel and Hardy.
Blunt Talk: Who Kisses So Early in the Morning? (2015) (TV Episode)
Walter and Harry attempt to carry a piano up a set of stairs similar to The Music Box Steps.

Featured in 

The 64th Annual Academy Awards (1992) (TV Special)
100 Years at the Movies (1994) (TV Short)
Living Famously: Laurel & Hardy (2003) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Los Angeles Plays Itself (2003)
footage appears throughout
Silent Clowns: Laurel and Hardy (2006) (TV Episode)
Clips
California's Gold: Capitol Steps (2009) (TV Episode)
clip shown and show's intro filmed at the "Music Box Steps"
Laurel and Hardy: Die komische Liebesgeschichte von 'Dick & Doof' (2011) (TV Movie)
Documentary about this title's stars

Spoofed in 

Allegro non troppo (1976)
the ink scene spoofs this film
The Dukes of Hazzard: Ding, Dong, the Boss Is Dead (1983) (TV Episode)
Roscoe and Enos getting their different-sized hats switched.
The Dukes of Hazzard: The Haunting of J.D. Hogg (1985) (TV Episode)
Boss and Roscoe getting their hats switched.
VeggieTales: Sumo of the Opera (2004) (Video)
the silent segment spoofs this short
Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension (2011) (TV Movie)
In "Brand New Best Friend," the two Dr. Doofenshmirtzes dress up as Laurel and Hardy moving a piano up steps.

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